At bwsc.co.uk we are committed to protecting your privacy.
Any personal information provided or to be gathered by bwsc.co.uk is held by:
Blackheath Wanderers Sports Club
(Rear of 63) Eltham Road
We are committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website or membership form, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.
We may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes.
What we collect
We may collect the following information when you fill in our membership form of provide data on our website:
Contact information including your email address, phone number, emergency contact
Demographic information such as postcode or preferences
Other information relevant to club section
Information provided at the time of completing your membership form, purchasing services from us including hire of our facilities or requesting further services
Information when you report a problem with our site or the services you have purchased
We only retain your personal data for as long as we need it to fulfil your membership, our business obligations, unless otherwise required by law. We will retain and use information to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements as follows:
Data obtained on your membership forms (3 years after completion)
Data obtained on you hire forms and other invoice data is kept for a minimum of 6 years (as required under UK Law).
Anonymous web site tracking data is retained for 26 months.
In addition, we also retain the following information:
If you contact us by letter or email, records of the correspondence may be kept
Details of transactions you carry out through our site and of the fulfilment and administration of your orders
What we do with the information we gather
We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:
Internal record keeping.
To carry out our obligations arising from any contracts between you and us.
To improve our products and services.
We may send emails with information specifically relating to Blackheath Wanderers Sports Club or with information we think you might find useful or interesting.
From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you by email, phone or mail.
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
Our membership form is collected via HelloWorks (a Dropbox company), where the club will remain as the ‘Data Controller’. The club will also utilise MailChimp in order to send out club correspondence.
A cookie is a small file which is placed on your computer’s hard drive. Currently we do not use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. If this changes in the future, we will provide an update in terms of our policy.
Links to other websites
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
Controlling your personal information
We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so.
You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 2017-2019. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please contact us.
You can exercise your right to prevent any further marketing communication by following the unsubscribe link at the bottom of all promotional emails we send.
If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to us or email us as soon as possible. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.
COVID-19 Data Capture - Track & Trace
In line with government guidelines, BWSC will capture record of name and contact details for all visitors to the club to assist with the NHS Track and Trace scheme. This means your data will be stored by the club for 21 days post visit and then disposed of accordingly.